The Presidential candidate of the National Democratic Party (NDP), Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings, says despite mourning her late husband, Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings, she still has the strength to contest the December 7th Presidential election.
The late former President of the Republic of Ghana, Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings will be buried on Wednesday, December 23, 2020, and a State funeral held on same day the family has announced.
The Presidential candidate of the opposition National Democratic Party (NDP), Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings, has withdrawn her candidature from the 2020 Presidential elections.
The Executive Chairman of Jospong Group of Companies (JGC), Dr Joseph Siaw Agyepong, has eulogised the late former President Jerry John Rawlings, describing him as somebody who was “fair, firm and principled”.
A former President of the Republic of Ghana, John Agyekum Kufuor, says news of the passing of former President Jerry John Rawlings came to him and his immediate family like a thunderbolt since they weren’t expecting such occurrence.
The Pan-African Parliament (PAP) has paid a glowing tribute to the First President of the 4th Republic of Ghana, Flt. Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings who passed away on Thursday, November 12, 2020, at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital after a short illness.
Ghana’s former President, Jerry John Rawlings was born on June 22, 1947. As a former Ghanaian military leader and subsequent politician, Mr Rawlings led a military junta from 1981 until 1992, and then served two terms as the democratically elected President of Ghana from January 7, 1993 to January 6, 2001.
Ghana’s former President, Jerry John Rawlings is dead. He is reported to have died on Thursday morning at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) in Accra, politicoghana.com understands.